The Cathach of Colum Cille: The story of an ancient Irish manuscript

This year marks the 1500th anniversary of the birth of St Colm Cille. To celebrate, the Royal Irish Academy Library has curated a new online exhibition on the most famous relic associated with the saint, the Cathach of Colum Cille. Learn about the history and stories associated with this sixth-century Psalter.

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This online exhibition was created by the RIA.